The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
RTP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.20% 9.39% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 8
Median daily rate £305 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -14.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%